Legal Analyst

Legal Analyst Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$93,000
$47,000
Min 10%
$93,000
Median 50%
$181,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
J. C. Penney
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Colorado
Average Experience Level
2.6 years
How much does a legal analyst make?
Legal Analysts in America make, on average, $93,193 a year or $44.8 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 134,000. The top 10 percent earn over $181,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $47,000 annually. Finance companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The best states for high paying Legal Analyst jobs are Colorado, District of Columbia, Alaska, North Dakota, and California. The typical employment for a Legal Analyst is 2.6 years.
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Average Legal Analyst Salary By Location

Legal Analysts in the US makes an average salary of $93,193 per year or $44.8 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest annual salary for Legal Analysts at 173,051. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Legal Analysts is $91,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Legal Analyst salaries are Colorado, District of Columbia, Alaska, North Dakota, and California. Arkansas, Kansas, and South Carolina have the lowest Legal Analyst salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$173,051
2
Washington, DC
$150,036
3
Denver, CO
$148,519
4
Boston, MA
$143,673
5
New York, NY
$139,785

Average Legal Analyst Salary By Company

Legal Analyst jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Legal Analysts are Finance companies and Professional companies. J. C. Penney and Goldman Sachs are the highest paying companies. Companies like Schiff Hardin and NetSuite also report very competitive wages for Legal Analysts.

Average Legal Analyst Pay By Industry

Wages for Legal Analysts can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Transportation companies, Finance companies, and Media companies pay higher-than-average wages for Legal Analysts. Transportation companies pay their Legal Analysts the highest wages, averaging $103,342 per year. Finance companies and Media companies pay well too, at $97,031 and $92,768, respectively. The types of companies that pay Legal Analysts the least are in the Professional industry, where the average annual salary is $89,213.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Transportation
$103,342
2
Finance
$97,031
3
Media
$92,768
4
Retail
$91,424
5
Technology
$91,207

Recently Added Legal Analyst Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
01/29/2020
$75,462
City of Boise
Legal Analyst
01/17/2020
$41,740
State of Massachusetts
Legal Analyst
12/20/2019
$41,740
11/07/2019
$65,570
11/05/2019
$75,462
State of Massachusetts
Legal Analyst
10/18/2019
$41,740
Wisconsin State Government
Legal Analyst
10/15/2019
$48,630
10/09/2019
$38,000
City of Boise
Legal Analyst
08/16/2019
$39,444
Legal Analyst
07/22/2019
$51,408
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